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    • Prodoxidae
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    • Yucca Moths

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Recent observations

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What

Yucca Moths Family Prodoxidae

Observer

treichard

Date

July 4, 2014 12:03 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

susanelliott

Date

July 1, 2014

Description

not entirely sure of this one; suggested on mothing FB site that this was the ID:

http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=175

Photos / Sounds

What

Yucca Moths Family Prodoxidae

Observer

justin2

Date

February 17, 2014 12:44 PM PST

Description

Diurnal moth seen sitting on a wooden fence post. Visually it struck me as "small," but I didn't get a close look in person before it flew away.

Photos / Sounds

What

Yucca Moth Tegeticula paradoxa

Observer

herptracker

Date

June 22, 2013

Description

The classic feeding sign and exit hole of the yucca moth.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Family Prodoxidae Family Prodoxidae

Observer

treichard

Date

July 6, 2013 12:46 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

microm

Date

April 2, 2012

Description

Somehow my obs from last year seem to have disappeared. So, zooming in and re-posting.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

microm

Date

April 2, 2012

Description

This tiny moth is THE pollinator of Hesperoyucca whipplei. A wonderful symbiotic relationship...

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Description from Wikipedia

The Prodoxidae are a family of moths, generally small in size and nondescript in appearance. They include species of moderate pest status, such as the currant shoot borer, and others of considerable ecological and evolutionary interest, such as various species of "Yucca Moths".

No range data available.